By Nelson Ogallo
The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya has urged the National Assembly to expedite the adoption of the Auditor General’s reports to allow for timely implementation of their recommendations.
Addressing leaders of various committees in the National Assembly during the Third National Assembly Leadership Retreat, ICPAK Chief Executive Officer, CPA Edwin Makori urged the parliamentarians to consider adoption and approval of the reports within three months of tabling to the National Assembly.
“The National Assembly must expedite its process of considering the audited financial statements as submitted by the Auditor General,” said CPA Makori
CPA Makori further asked the legislators to tighten the noose in the fight against graft while oversighting State agencies.
He also asked the members of Parliament to consider formulating and implementing Post-Covid-19 economic recovery strategies to resuscitate the economy.
The two-day retreat is being spearhead by August House Speaker, Hon. Justin Muturi.